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Sunil Gatade

Sunil Gatade | Anxiety rises within BJP: Where’s buzz over polls?

As Narendra Modi aims to equal Nehru's record, challenges and uncertainties loom large over the BJP's election campaign.

10 Apr 2024 12:00 AM

Sunil Gatade | Despite massive blows, Opp.seems still alive and kicking

The BJP encounters challenges as the Opposition INDIA grouping gains momentum, signaling a tough battle in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections

08 Mar 2024 12:00 AM

Sunil Gatade | BJP, party in a hurry, puts allies at risk, not just Opposition

BJP's relentless expansion, alleged election rigging & strategic political moves cast shadow on democratic integrity & opposition resilience

09 Feb 2024 12:08 AM

Will the strategy of ‘small is beautiful’ work for Congress in LS polls run-up?

A good general knows when to retreat. And this is not really a retreat, but a withdrawal for tactical advantage in the electoral battlefield

28 Jan 2024 12:17 PM

Sunil Gatade | Nitish Kumar is a ‘non-starter’ as INDIA alliance readies for polls

Even his detractors agree that Nitish Kumar is a consummate player on the political chessboard

09 Jan 2024 11:16 PM


Sunil Gatade | BJP facing more trouble as ‘polarisation’ is not enough

The BJP’s troubles are giving a lot of breathing space to the ruling Congress despite its internal problems.

20 Nov 2023 12:05 AM

Sunil Gatade | Maratha quota issue unravels like ‘time bomb’ in Maha politics

The issue has taken centre-stage with the emergence of Manoj Jarange Patil from the backward Marathwada region.

06 Nov 2023 12:05 AM

Sunil Gatade | Brash boys of BJP: Will Bidhuri, Biren, Bhushan call shots in 2024?

Mr Bidhuri’s rants in Parliament also signify that the going isn’t good for the BJP in the Assembly elections

11 Oct 2023 1:08 AM

Sunil Gatade | Women’s power on the decline in Modi’s BJP?

The last nine years have not seen much action for a better deal for women in various fields, including in politics.

30 Sep 2023 12:05 AM

Sunil Gatade | BJP springs a surprise: No CM face in MP, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh

The BJP’s decision does not really mean that it is blindly following the “ek Modi sab par bhari” line.

31 Jul 2023 12:10 AM


Sunil Gatade | The aunt and the nephew: BJP’s problem in Raj, MP

Whatever might be the reason, the BJP has so far failed to put its best foot forward either in Madhya Pradesh or Rajasthan.

20 Jul 2023 12:19 AM

Sunil Gatade | Maha Erupts as BJP in Search of Allies, Old & New, Ahead of 2024

The PM suddenly singing paeans for the NDA looks a bit strange

05 Jul 2023 12:00 AM

Sunil Gatade | Is Modi’s BJP now down with the ‘BB’ syndrome?

Dissidents within the BJP are in silent mode, and if they remain silent, they will do their “job” silently

28 Jun 2023 12:05 AM

Sunil Gatade | How snakes and ladders, in India, takes a political twist

With Brand Modi badly hit, home minister Amit Shah and the party’s top brass are burning the midnight oil to evolve foolproof strategies.

16 Jun 2023 12:10 AM

Sunil Gatade | After K’taka, BJP banks on Vasundhara in Rajasthan

Ms Raje knows the high command needs her more than the other way around.

05 Jun 2023 12:12 AM


Sunil Gatade | As Assembly polls & 2024 LS loom, is Modi now missing his magic masala?

The “single pillar” has always been shown as the boon of the world’s largest party

29 May 2023 12:05 AM

Sunil Gatade | After its debacle in Karnataka, BJP is facing a lot of questions

The BJP is most concerned about Brand Modi and whether Karnataka has simply harmed or nearly destroyed it

21 May 2023 12:00 AM

Sunil Gatade | Karnataka’s poll result may upset calculations for Lok Sabha 2024

The PM is eyeing a third term, and strangely it is looking like the road to New Delhi will lie via Bengaluru

27 Apr 2023 12:05 AM

Sunil Gatade | May 13 in Karnataka: For whom will it be unlucky?

With the Lok Sabha polls just a year away, the Karnataka polls may be crucial to show which way the political winds are blowing

15 Apr 2023 12:10 AM

Sunil Gatade | Has entire BJP become a ‘Margdarshak Mandal’?

The party as well as the RSS have been caught in the “feel good” bubble so much so that they only see themselves as disciplined soldiers

04 Apr 2023 12:13 AM